(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
123 Main Street, Bristol, Connecticut
(Address of principal executive offices)
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Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
During the first quarter of 2012, Barnes Group Inc. (the "Company") announced the realignment of its business units into three reportable segments: Aerospace, Industrial and Distribution. Segment information will be reported under the realigned structure beginning with the Company's first quarter 2012 Form 10-Q. The Company is today releasing and posting on its website, www.BGInc.com, supplemental information to previously issued historical segment information, as set forth in Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, to reflect the realignment. The retrospective adjustments had no effect on the Company's previously reported consolidated net sales or operating profit.
The information in this Current Report on 8-K and the exhibit attached hereto shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Exchange Act or Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1: Financial Supplement dated April 20, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: April 20, 2012
BARNES GROUP INC.
/s/ CHRISTOPHER J. STEPHENS, JR.
Christopher J. Stephens, Jr.
Senior Vice President, Finance and
Chief Financial Officer
Financial Supplement dated April 20, 2012.